Crude steel production

The figures below are in thousand tonnes.

(e) indicates estimated figures.

The 65 countries included in this table accounted for approximately 99% of total world crude steel production in 2013.
Annual totals may include revisions not shown in the monthly data.

Data for previous years is now available from the statistics archive.

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Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Austria 681 622 706 664 661 622 625
Belgium 693 599 584 613 611 590 e 480 e
Bulgaria 49 48 53 54 56 55 60 e
Croatia 22 20 14 19 19 15 15 e
Czech Republic 458 433 478 468 465 426 406
Finland 330 312 350 320 337 319 300
France 1,461 1,240 1,393 1,444 1,366 1,401 1,365 e
Germany 3,668 3,569 4,050 3,713 3,923 3,562 3,448
Greece 90 41 105 76 103 100 e 100 e
Hungary 80 77 70 83 77 78 71
Italy 2,120 2,175 2,326 2,039 2,297 2,112 2,030 e
Luxembourg 184 178 221 174 200 190 e 200 e
Netherlands 613 531 610 556 571 556 579
Poland 721 685 708 650 726 685 700 e
Slovakia 393 353 380 397 430 372 398
Slovenia 54 48 59 54 57 51 45 e
Spain 1,116 1,191 1,329 1,254 1,343 1,279 960 e
Sweden 387 368 431 422 411 414 234
United Kingdom 1,078 1,018 1,128 871 1,008 1,045 966
Other EU 405 e 360 e 458 e 429 e 319 e 310 e 325 e
European Union (28) 14,603 13,867 15,452 14,299 14,980 14,182 13,306
Bosnia-Herzegovina 75 64 69 67 70 68 70
Macedonia 16 16 17 18 27 25 e 25 e
Norway 49 52 52 42 54 53 25
Serbia 54 49 58 54 7 0 52
Turkey 2,870 2,717 2,865 2,643 3,041 2,965 2,823
Other Europe 3,065 2,898 3,062 2,824 3,198 3,112 2,995
Byelorussia 169 159 225 213 222 215 150 e
Kazakhstan 287 259 299 298 345 290 300 e
Moldova 0 40 32 41 45 36 40 e
Russia 5,803 5,406 5,950 5,831 6,172 6,111 6,203
Ukraine 2,506 2,377 2,635 2,565 2,826 2,564 2,485
Uzbekistan 59 56 63 66 70 69 70 e
CIS (6) 8,823 8,297 9,203 9,013 9,681 9,284 9,248
Canada 1,058 985 981 994 1,001 1,078 1,115 e
Cuba 21 22 23 24 25 27 30 e
El Salvador 8 8 9 9 9 10 10 e
Guatemala 26 27 28 28 30 31 30 e
Mexico 1,649 1,594 1,714 1,550 1,595 1,553 e 1,600 e
Trinidad and Tobago 45 57 44 39 46 26 37
United States 7,329 6,802 7,505 7,159 7,471 7,345 7,609
North America 10,136 9,494 10,304 9,803 10,178 10,070 10,431
Argentina 397 380 472 486 483 477 477
Brazil 2,752 2,622 2,991 2,767 2,873 2,722 2,929
Chile 95 90 109 97 79 94 100 e
Colombia 87 68 118 112 113 105 110 e
Ecuador 49 47 54 54 47 50 55 e
Paraguay 1 3 3 4 4 4 5 e
Peru 93 85 92 91 97 99 105 e
Uruguay 0 7 7 7 8 8 8 e
Venezuela 159 122 109 153 100 220 225 e
South America 3,634 3,423 3,954 3,769 3,803 3,779 4,014
Algeria 35 e 30 e 35 e 35 e 35 e 35 e 35 e
Egypt 504 467 693 547 593 663 744
Libya 77 84 85 72 82 78 80 e
Morocco 58 39 61 51 42 32 35 e
South Africa 616 e 613 e 537 e 590 e 610 e 590 e 610 e
Africa 1,290 1,233 1,411 1,295 1,362 1,398 1,504
Iran 1,141 1,260 1,329 1,456 1,422 1,408 1,450 e
Qatar 206 211 266 254 254 256 270
Saudi Arabia 543 488 540 505 545 490 505 e
United Arab Emirates 157 226 211 246 268 186 165
Middle East 2,047 2,185 2,345 2,461 2,489 2,339 2,390
China 68,727 e 62,076 e 70,243 68,838 70,432 69,294 68,324
India 6,954 6,548 7,247 6,856 6,943 6,732 6,960 e
Japan 9,397 8,449 9,720 8,946 9,590 9,135 9,295
South Korea 6,038 5,285 6,351 6,193 6,166 6,048 5,897
Taiwan, China 1,795 1,752 1,891 1,845 1,942 1,880 e 1,940 e
Asia 92,911 84,111 95,453 92,678 95,073 93,089 92,417
Australia 339 400 417 342 372 381 436
New Zealand 77 69 72 71 65 74 77
Oceania 416 469 489 413 437 455 514
Total 65 countries 136,925 125,978 141,673 136,556 141,202 137,708 136,819